Senior night brings out best in volleyball team

Clarissa Pierre, Jess Jayakar and Alex Capalbo all rang the bell with top performances on Senior Night.

Clarissa Pierre, Jess Jayakar and Alex Capalbo all rang the bell with top performances on Senior Night.

Shelton High Athletics / Contributed photo

All eight seniors found the stat sheet Tuesday when coach LeAnne Bianchine ‘s Shelton girls’ volleyball team defeated Jonathan Law 3-0 on Senior Night.

Tri-captains Clarissa Pierre (13 kills, 4 digs, 5 blocks), Jess Jayakar (13 kills, 3 aces, 3 digs) and Alex Capalbo (18 assists, 5 digs, 2 kills) led the way, as Shelton improved to 2-1.

Classmates Bella Giliotti (2 kills, 3 blocks), Kassidy Wojtowicz (2 aces, 2 kills, 2 digs), Annabella Leone (2 aces 2, digs), Erika Neves (2 digs) and Madison Ortiz (2 kills, 2 digs) helped hand Law (2-1) its first defeat.